Pat, who is going on 107 years old, says she was surprised that her difficulty breathing was caused by a heart problem, not her lungs.
If you’re like most people, you don’t know a whole lot about peatlands. But it turns out they’re very important to the planet’s health and to countering climate change. Jeremy Hance of St. Paul, a science writer for Ensia, mongabay.com, and other publications, recently wrote an article about peatlands. He joined WTIP’s Dave TerSteeg to explain what peat is and why it is so important.